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Italian Desserts

Discover Pinterest’s 10 best ideas and inspiration for Italian Desserts. Get inspired and try out new things.

Luscious Lemon Ricotta Cookies - Sparkles of Sunshine

1 · A soft cookie packed with lemon flavor.

9 ingredients

Produce
  • 1 Lemon, Zest from
Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs
Condiments
  • 3 tbsp Lemon juice
Baking & Spices
  • 2 1/2 cups All purpose flour
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 2 cups Sugar
Dairy
  • 1/2 cup Butter
  • 15 oz Ricotta cheese
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Italian Cream Puffs with Custard Filling (St. Joseph's Day Pastries)

These Italian cream puffs with a rich custard filling are a classic Italian dessert. They are traditionally eaten on St. Joseph's Day, but I say indulge in them year-round!

13 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 4 Egg yolks
  • 6 Eggs, large
Baking & Spices
  • 2 3/4 cups Ap flour, unbleached
  • 1/2 tsp Baking soda
  • 1/2 cup Flour
  • 3/8 tsp Salt
  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 1 1/2 tsp Vanilla extract
Dairy
  • 9 1/2 tbsp Butter
  • 3 tbsp Butter, unsalted
  • 3 cups Whole milk
Beer, Wine & Liquor
  • 1 tbsp Rum
Liquids
  • 2 cups Water
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Italian Fresh Cream Lemon Cake

Italian Fresh Cream Lemon Cake recipe,an easy made from scratch, the perfect homemade breakfast, snack cake. An Italian sweet cake. Enjoy!

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Betty Getz
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Italian Christmas Cookies

3 · 20 minutes · Our Classic Italian Christmas Cookies are tender, cakey, and not too sweet. Bakery quality- Nonna approved. Gorgeous on your Christmas cookie tray!

10 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs, large
Baking & Spices
  • 4 cups All-purpose flour
  • 2 tbsp Almond extract
  • 1 tbsp Baking powder
  • 3 cups Powdered sugar
  • 1 Rainbow nonpareil sprinkles
  • 1 cup Sugar
Oils & Vinegars
  • 3/4 cup Vegetable oil
Dairy
  • 1/2 cup Whole milk
Liquids
  • 1 1/2 tbsp Water, hot
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Almond Ricotta Cake | Italian Dessert

42 · 62 minutes · This Almond Ricotta Cake recipe is a traditional Italian dessert that's great served with a espresso, tea, or coffee.

11 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs, large
Baking & Spices
  • 1 3/4 cups All purpose flour
  • 1 tsp Almond extract
  • 3/4 tsp Baking powder
  • 2 tbsp Powdered sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 1 1/2 cups Sugar
Nuts & Seeds
  • 3/4 cup Almond
Dairy
  • 1/2 cup Butter, unsalted
  • 1 tbsp Butter
  • 1 15 ounce container Whole milk ricotta cheese
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Cream Filled Pizzelles (Trubochki) - Olga in the Kitchen

Cream Filled Pizzelles (trubochki): creamy, elegant and beautifully shaped waffle-like pastry filled with the best condensed milk filling. | olgainthekitchen.com

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Martha A
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Italian Christmas pudding cake recipe

14 · There seem to be many steps here. This conceals the fact that this Christmas dessert is ludicrously, dazzlingly easy to make. It doesn’t require cooking or technical brilliance: it is merely an assembly job. Not that you need to be advertising this fact to appreciative eaters.

11 ingredients

Produce
  • 2 tbsp Pomegranate seeds
Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs, free-range
Baking & Spices
  • 75 g Caster sugar
  • 125 g Chocolate chips or finely chopped chocolate, mini
Nuts & Seeds
  • 100 g Pistachios
Dairy
  • 250 ml Double cream
  • 500 g Mascarpone
Beer, Wine & Liquor
  • 125 ml Marsala
  • 6 tbsp Tuaca liqueur
Other
  • 75g/2¾oz marrons glacés, chopped (optional)
  • 625g/1lb 6oz panettone (or pandoro)
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Sfogliatelle Recipe {Step By Step With Pictures}

6 · Sfogliatelle is an iconic dessert made of super thin layers of crunchy dough filled with delicious orange and cinnamon flavored ricotta cream.

14 ingredients

Produce
  • 1/4 cup Candied orange peel
Refrigerated
  • 1 Egg
Condiments
  • 1 tbsp Honey
Baking & Spices
  • 1/2 tsp Cinnamon, ground
  • 3 1/2 cup Flour
  • 1 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 1/2 cup Sugar
  • 1 tbsp Vanilla extract
Dairy
  • 2 oz Butter
  • 4 oz Cooking lard or butter
  • 2 cups Milk
  • 1 lb Ricotta cheese
Liquids
  • 3/4 cup Water
Other
  • ¾ cup (140g) semola rimacinata
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Must-make Sicilian Ricotta Cheesecake Recipe with Graham Cracher Crust

3 · 60 minutes · Easy to make Sicilian Ricotta Cheesecake with graham cracker crust. Tested Italian cheesecake recipe that can be topped with berries or powdered sugar.

9 ingredients

Produce
  • 1 Orange
Refrigerated
  • 6 Eggs
Baking & Spices
  • 1/3 cup Flour
  • 2 tbsp Powdered sugar
  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 1 tsp Vanilla extract
Snacks
  • 18 Graham crackers (2 packets
Dairy
  • 1 stick Butter
  • 32 oz Ricotta cheese
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Cantucci – Easy Italian Almond Biscotti

3 · 45 minutes · You can't go past a popular Italian recipe like Almond Biscotti. Complete with the classic crispy crunch, Cantucci Toscani is the perfect sweet treat, especially paired with a glass of vin santo.

8 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs
Baking & Spices
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 2 cups Plain flour / all purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 1 cup Sugar
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1 tsp Almond essence
  • 1 cup Almonds
Dairy
  • 1 tbsp Butter
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